Ronald Charles Colman (9 February 1891 – 19 May 1958) was an English-born actor, starting his career in theatre and silent film in his native country, then emigrating to the United States and having a successful Hollywood film career. He was most popular during the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. He received Oscar nominations for Bulldog Drummond (1929), Condemned (1929) and Random Harvest (1942). Colman starred in several classic films, including A Tale of Two Cities (1935), Lost Horizon (1937) and The Prisoner of Zenda (1937). He also played the starring role in the Technicolor classic Kismet (1944), with Marlene Dietrich, which was nominated for four Academy Awards. In 1947, he won an Academy Award for Best Actor and Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for the film A Double Life.

Property Value
dbo:abstract
  • Ronald Charles Colman (9 February 1891 – 19 May 1958) was an English-born actor, starting his career in theatre and silent film in his native country, then emigrating to the United States and having a successful Hollywood film career. He was most popular during the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. He received Oscar nominations for Bulldog Drummond (1929), Condemned (1929) and Random Harvest (1942). Colman starred in several classic films, including A Tale of Two Cities (1935), Lost Horizon (1937) and The Prisoner of Zenda (1937). He also played the starring role in the Technicolor classic Kismet (1944), with Marlene Dietrich, which was nominated for four Academy Awards. In 1947, he won an Academy Award for Best Actor and Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for the film A Double Life. Colman was an inaugural recipient of a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his work in motion pictures. He was awarded a second star for his television work. (en)
dbo:activeYearsStartYear
  • 1914-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:birthDate
  • 1891-02-09 (xsd:date)
dbo:birthName
  • Ronald Charles Colman (en)
dbo:birthPlace
dbo:birthYear
  • 1891-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:deathDate
  • 1958-05-19 (xsd:date)
dbo:deathPlace
dbo:deathYear
  • 1958-01-01 (xsd:date)
dbo:occupation
dbo:spouse
dbo:thumbnail
dbo:wikiPageEditLink
dbo:wikiPageExternalLink
dbo:wikiPageExtracted
  • 2019-09-30 02:05:07Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageHistoryLink
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 142841 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageLength
  • 20259 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageModified
  • 2019-09-30 00:09:12Z (xsd:date)
dbo:wikiPageOutDegree
  • 159 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 918711117 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionLink
dbp:wikiPageUsesTemplate
dbp:wordnet_type
dct:subject
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • Ronald Charles Colman (9 February 1891 – 19 May 1958) was an English-born actor, starting his career in theatre and silent film in his native country, then emigrating to the United States and having a successful Hollywood film career. He was most popular during the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. He received Oscar nominations for Bulldog Drummond (1929), Condemned (1929) and Random Harvest (1942). Colman starred in several classic films, including A Tale of Two Cities (1935), Lost Horizon (1937) and The Prisoner of Zenda (1937). He also played the starring role in the Technicolor classic Kismet (1944), with Marlene Dietrich, which was nominated for four Academy Awards. In 1947, he won an Academy Award for Best Actor and Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for the film A Double Life. (en)
rdfs:label
  • Ronald Colman (en)
owl:sameAs
foaf:depiction
foaf:gender
  • male (en)
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • Ronald Colman (en)
is dbo:presenter of
is dbo:starring of
is dbo:wikiPageDisambiguates of
is dbo:wikiPageRedirects of
is dbp:starring of
is foaf:primaryTopic of